As owner/operator of Loving Spirit Life Coach Academy LLC, Dr. Sheronda Orridge is a Holistic Life Coach and Life Coach Trainer. She is also a life coach for Better Futures Minnesota, where she coaches men returning home from prison, and she is a career development coach at Frogtown Neighborhood Association.
Dr. Orridge is a writer, spoken word artist, certified TOP facilitator, certified doula, motivational speaker, curriculum developer, and community organizer. She is the recipient of the 2012 Leap Forward African American Award, the 2012 National Parent Leadership Award, and the 2011 Community Honor Roll Award. She specializes in tapping into a client’s creativity to find and heal past traumas. She uses her talents and strengths as tools to organize communities around education to promote Holistic Healing.
Dr. Orridge earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Metaphysical Science from the University of Metaphysics, and she holds a Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D., specializing in Holistic Life Coaching, from the University of Sedona.
Dr. Orridge is one of the founders of the writing and spoken word group (Healing Through Words). She is co-founder of Arts Responding to Foreclosure. She is a writer for the Twin Cities Daily Planet and has a poem published in the 2013 Saint Paul Almanac and two stories published in the 2014 Saint Paul Almanac; she is a community editor for the 2015 Saint Paul Almanac.